J. Daryl Thornton discusses iPod video that encourages organ donation

iPod video used to encourage organ donation

Reuters: People who are waiting at the Department of Motor Vehicles can watch an organ donation video on an iPod—and those who watch the video seem to be more likely to become organ donors than those who don’t, according to research led by J. Daryl Thornton, assistant professor of medicine. “Video has the ability to capture people on so many different levels,” he said.